Can't access point process manager sometimes

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rajender_2801
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Can't access point process manager sometimes

Post by rajender_2801 » Sat May 08, 2010 4:24 pm

Hi...I am totally a beginner to neuron. Sometimes when I try to use PointProcessManager under TOOLS, sometimes it displays msg as "No accessed Section. Cant start a point process manager". I dont understand why. hope someone can help me out

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Re: Can't access point process manager sometimes

Post by ted » Mon May 10, 2010 11:45 am

Some of NEURON's GUI tools require that a default section exist before they are created. The PPM is one such tool. If you are writing hoc code, make sure that it creates at least one section and contains one "access" statement _before_ you try to use the PPM. For more information about the concept "currently accessed section" and documentation of "access" see
http://www.neuron.yale.edu/neuron/stati ... cspec.html

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